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Entries for July 2016

  VBS will be hosted by St. John XXIII this year and we are looking for Middle School and High School Youth that would like to help create props, decorations, and signs to use for this year’s program. It is a surfing/ocean theme. Vacation Bible School is July 24-28 so all items will need to be complete prior to that. If you are interested in helping, please contact Stacy Ewert and we will set up a schedule to make the items needed in time for the event. Please note... The Middle School Youth Group is open to all students going into 6th thru 8th Grade. The High School Youth Group is open to all students going i...

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St. John XXIII Men's Group

Posted on July 29, 2016

  ST. JOHN XXIII MEN’S GROUP: Beginning in August the St. John XXIII’s Men’s Group will meet every Saturday morning at 8:00 a.m. except for Sandwich Saturdays when we will meet at 7:00 a.m. Join us for faith, fellowship and learning how to be a good Catholic man, father, brother, uncle, son in this crazy world. All men of the parish 18 and older are welcome. Please contact Shane Hoffman at shane@ destry.net or 614-226-1405 for more information.

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Protecting God's Children

Posted on July 29, 2016

  Advance notice...In collaboration with the diocesan effort to prevent child sexual abuse, our parish will be hosting a “Protecting God’s Children” awareness session on Saturday September 3, 2016, from 9:00 am until Noon, with a continental breakfast at 8:30 am. The session will be held in the Social Hall. Protecting God’s Children is a mandatory program for all who work or volunteer with children in any capacity, i.e., PSR, Choir, Commission members, Youth Group volunteers, Sacristans, etc., in our diocese. Parents and other interested parishioners are invited and encouraged to attend as we...

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Nursery Help Needed

Posted on July 29, 2016

  We are in great need of help during the 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. Masses. If you are looking for a way to get involved at Church, but think you don’t have the time, please consider the Nursery. It is a commitment of 1 to 2 hours a month. We need adults to supervise, as well as teenagers to help with the little ones. It is a very rewarding service for our community. Thank you for your prayerful consideration. Please contact Paula Maier at ithirstforu@ gmail.com or 614-862-0340.

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School Supply Drive

Posted on July 29, 2016

  SCHOOL SUPPLY DRIVE: Did you know that the St. John XXIII Parish Community have students in a wide area of schools? The cost of school supplies has risen over the past years and families with 2, 3, 4 or more children in school find it extremely expensive. This is where our parish families come in to play. Each July and August, we collect school supplies for the local school districts and donate them to be given to those families who have trouble meeting the need. We ask that you take one of the supply lists from the table in the Gathering Space and shop during the sales in the various stores, so that we can help t...

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Platinum Club Dinner - July 20

Posted on July 10, 2016

  PLATINUM CLUB – The Platinum Club will meet at Brew Brothers at Eldorado Scioto Downs for dinner on Wednesday, July 20, at 5:30 p.m. After dinner, you are free to watch harness racing or stop in the casino. Call Jim or Carolyn Bohnlein at 614-837-9024 or email them at bohnlein7@wowway.com to reserve your spot. All seniors parishioners 55 and older are welcome to join Platinum Club activities.

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PSR Volunteer Staff Needed

Posted on July 10, 2016

  If you are interested in being a part of the PSR Staff in the fall, please let us know. The areas include: Teaching, Teaching Assistant, Substitute Teaching, and Parking Safety Staff. A sign-up sheet is located in the Gathering Space, or if you have questions, please contact Regina in the Parish Office at 614-920-1563, Mary Francis at 614-837-0601, or Ann Neu at 614-829-0299.

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Hospitality Sunday

Posted on July 10, 2016

  We will have Hospitality Sunday, beginning next Sunday, July 10, and on July 24, August 7 and 21. Because we are unable to have Hospitality Sunday during the PSR school year, Pastoral Council has decided to have it during the summer months. We hope you will join your parish brothers and sisters for a donut, coffee, juice and fellowship after the 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. Masses.

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  The St. John XXIII Women will not be meeting during the months of July and August. Our next meeting will be September 7 at Flutterby Ceramics in Pickerington, at 6:30 p.m. and the cost is $15.00. If interested in going, please contact Donna Jean at 740-571-1484 or djgafford@gmail.com, as we will need a final headcount.

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St. John XXIII Men's Group

Posted on July 10, 2016

  St. John XXIII’s Men’s Group will meet Saturday, July 9 and 23 at 8:00 a.m. in the lower level Social Hall. Join us for faith, fellowship and learning how to be a good Catholic man, father, brother or son in this crazy world. All men of the parish, 18 and older, are welcome. Please contact Shane Hoffman at shane@destry.net or 614-226-1405 for more information.

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